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NO you should never wear a tampon while pregnant as it is an infection risk. If you have a discharge (as many women do) wear a napkin. If your loss is so heavy that you feel you need a tampon it is not normal and you need to see a doctor as soon as possible.

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โˆ™ 2014-12-18 09:27:12

No, tampons should never be used when not menstruating.

Tampons absorb vaginal moisture causing drying and micro-tears in vaginal tissues that allow bacterial toxins responsible for TSS direct access to your bloodstream, using tampons without menstruating means more damage and thus higher risk of TSS. Tampons are also a major cause of vaginal infections such as Bacterial Vaginosis and yeast infections, which aren't ideal in pregnancy.

If you have excessive vaginal discharge it may be an infection to talk to your doctor, you can use menstrual cups or softcups to deal with this but it's best to use liners, pads or period underwear.

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Can you wear tampons on your period while pregnant?

A pregnant lady STOPS having periods! That's HOW she knows she's pregnant most of the time - cos her period doesn't show up. And doesn't show up for nine months! So why would she need to wear tampons when she's pregnant, cos she shouldn't be having periods during that time!


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What if you use a tampom while you are pregnant?

WHAT?! There's no need!! Tampons are for when you have your period ONLY! What on Earth would you need a tampon for if your pregnant?!


Did not know you were pregnant and used tampons?

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You only bleed blood one day but when you go to the restroom no blood comes out but your tampon has blood on it can you still be pregnant?

You cannot menstruate while pregnant - menstruation only occurs if you don't fall pregnant - but you can experience bleeding while pregnant such as implantation bleeding. If you suspect that you may be pregnant then take a pregnancy test to find out if you are pregnant or not. Do not use tampons when your flow is light like this, it is dangerous and irresponsible to misuse tampons like this.


Wear tampons in the pool not having your period?

NEVER wear tampons when not menstruating - it's not safe and no need.


Should you put a tampon in when your pregnant?

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Can you wear thongs while PREGNANT?

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Is it safe to use tampons while pregnant?

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Can you wear tampons in water?

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Can a 10 year old girl get pregnAnt with tampons?

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Can you wear a magnetic bracelet while pregnant?

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Can you use tampons while pregnant?

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Should you wear a tampon when receiving a massage though your period is not on?

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